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Name Opel, John N.

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Pattern: Army of Northern Virginia battle flag; wool, cotton. 1940s Fowler-Richey conservation. Stars: Thirteen white cotton, 5-pointed. Border: 2 inches white wool on 3 sides, 2 1/4 inches white canvas on hoist edge. Attachment: Eyelets. Unit Designation: "50 VA" stenciled in yellow paint on obverse. Battle Honors: In black paint, "CROSS LANES.", "CARNIFAX.", "KELLY'S FARM.", "CHANCELLORSVILLE.", "GETTYSBURG.", "FORT DONALDSON.", and "PRINCETON."